Ep 96 - Cheng I Shih, The Pirate Queen

We're setting sail for a tale on the high seas, as Nick tells us all about the blood thirsty Cheng i Shih, perhaps the most deadly pirate of them all!How did Cheng i Shih rise to power? How many ships did she command? And what's her deal with garlic water?The secret ingredient is...caterpillars!Join us on Patreon to get extra episodes every week, and come and follow us on Instagram Twitter and Facebook See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Join hosts Nick and Sinead every Friday as they investigate history's most famous poisoners and macabre murderers, and create a curious cocktail inspired by the tales that they tell. Expect vicious Victorians, dark humour and risky libations. And remember, your loved ones ARE trying to kill you...Join the chilling chat on Instagram & Facebook @thepoisonerscabinet, on Twitter @thepoisonerscab and find us on Patreon (patreon.com/thepoisonerscabinet) for even more episodes.Written, produced and presented by Sinead Hanna and Nick Gordon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.